Open Access Regional science Journals

A list of Open Access Regional science journals for you to publish your manuscript in

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Open Access journals publish papers that are free to the reader to download. OA papers have undergone peer review and are not more or less stringent than papers in closed journals — the main difference is in the business model.

We hope this list of Regional science OA journals will be helpful for you in deciding where to publish your Regional science manuscript.
We have thousands of high-impact factor Regional science journals in our list.Rather than just the top hits Regional science journals, we have made an exhaustive list of open accesss Regional science journals. Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Regional science venue for your manuscript.

The DOAJ columns refers to the The Directory of Open Access Journals, a list of open access journals, maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access.
There are certain criteria a journal must meet to be indexed by DOAJ, and thus inclusion in the DOAJ index is seen by scholars as a mark of quality.

All the open access Regional science journals in this list are indexed in
If you spot any mistakes in this table of Regional science OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access Regional science Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
Journal of public and professional sociology2154-8935Kennesaw State University, Horace W. Sturgis Library10100Website
Deturope1821-2506University of South Bohemia in Ceske Budejovice934263.4Website
LHI journal2093-8829Land and Housing Institute2050
han-gukgaebaryeon-gu (Print)1738-656XKorea Development Institute2050
Journal of energy and environmental research and technology2517-5629Verizona Publisher Limited2050
Ergo1802-2006De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.4150
International journal of environmental sciences0976-4402Integrated Publishing Association2050
European journal of spatial development1650-9544Nordregio41450Website
International journal of innovation and regional development1753-0660Inderscience Enterprises Ltd.415243.9
Vestnik Tverskogo gosudarstvennogo universiteta2226-7719Tver State University90237.8
Moravian Geographical Reports1210-8812De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.245183737.1Website
R-Economy2412-0731Ural Federal University18812335.6Website
Regional statistics2063-9538Hungarian Central Statistical Office13428935.1
Public administration research1927-517XCanadian Center of Science and Education46634.8
Regional Studies, Regional Science2168-1376Taylor & Francis363253334.7Website
Geografie. Sborník České geografické společnosti1212-0014Czech Geographical Society1184833.9
Europa XXI1429-7132Institute of Geography and Spatial Organization, Polish Academy of Sciences20827433.7
International journal of global economic light2250-2017EPRA JOURNALS3033.3
Landscape and urban horticulture2523-6415Clausius Scientific Press, Inc.6033.3
Acta Regionalia et Environmentalica1336-54521045532.7
The Open Urban Studies Journal1874-9429Bentham Science5020432
European Spatial Research and Policy1231-1952Uniwersytet Lodzki (University of Lodz)297106431.3Website
Innovation and development policy2096-5141China Science Publishing & Media Ltd.13130.8
Journal of Urban and Regional Analysis2067-4082CICADIT, University of Bucharest15215630.3Website
Юридическая мысль2071-4920Interregional Association of State and Law Theorists77029.9
Journal of Business Management Education2715-3037Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia1141129.8
OECD tourism papers2307-1672173029.4
Dela0354-0596Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana144765129.1Website
Bulletin of Geography. Socio-economic Series1732-4254De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.789224928.1
Regionologiâ2413-1407National Research Mordovia State University MRSU1777526.6Website
Border and Regional Studies2719-657719126.3Website
International higher education1084-0613Boston College University Libraries1746592826
European Countryside1803-8417De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.385187525.7Website
Geografìâ ta turizm2308-135XTaras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv2822925.5
Region direct1337-8473De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.4225
National journal of multidisciplinary research and development2455-9040AkiNik Publications4025
European Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies2067-3795Bucharest University of Economic Studies4125Website
Quaestiones Geographicae0137-477XDe Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.586368324.1
Bollettino della Società geografica italiana1121-782050324Website
Spatium1450-569XNational Library of Serbia31895723.9Website
World technopolis review2234-4594World Technopolis Association7210623.6
Regions Magazine1367-3882Taylor & Francis144169323.2Website
Zbornik radova1450-7552Centre for Evaluation in Education and Science1046323.1Website
Rossijskij èkonomičeskij barometr2307-0390Primakov Institute of World Economy and International Relations74223
Journal of European landscapes2452-1051Amsterdam University Press221322.7
Časopis socìalʹno-ekonomìčnoï geografìï2076-1333V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University801822.5Website
Czech Journal of Tourism: Journal of Masaryk University1805-3580De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.6751622.4
Economics and rural development1822-3346Vytautas Magnus University Agriculture Academy91222.2
Sigma public management profiles2078-657318222.2
Baltic region2079-8555Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University1814822.1Website
Miscellanea geographica0867-6046De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.842128422.1
Acta geographica Slovenica1581-6613The Research Center of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts / Znanstvenoraziskovalni center Slovenske akademije znanosti in umetnosti (ZRC SAZU)334245521.9Website
Èkonomika Regiona2072-6414Institute of Economics of the Ural Branch of the RAS35934321.7
Kartografija i geoinformacije1333-896XCroatian Cartographic Society14221.4Website
Экономика науки2410-132XThe Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration1329921.2Website
Human Geographies1843-6587Human Geographies18154921Website
Vestnik Tverskogo gosudarstvennogo universiteta1995-0144Tver State University172120.9
Географическая среда и живые системы2712-7613871420.7
Экономика профессия бизнес2413-8584Altai State University2525120.6
Region2409-5370European Regional Science Association14142120.6Website
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What is Open Access (OA)?
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